9 hurt after under-construction hotel partially collapses in Houston

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Eight workers were taken to the hospital after the roof of an under-construction hotel collapsed, according to the Houston Fire Department.

HFD told NBC affiliate KPRC that it rescued a total of 15 construction workers. The extent of their injuries are not known.

The hotel is in the 3400 block of North Main Street, which is north of downtown Houston.

Construction workers were rescued after a roof collapsed at an under-construction hotel in Houston July 29, 2019 (Houston Fire Department Photo)

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